Hyderabad, Oct 18 : Composer S.S. Thaman will perform here Sunday at Thaman Unplugged - Music for a Cause. The proceeds from the concert will be donated to the Chief Minister's relief fund for the victims of Hudhud cyclone in Andhra Pradesh.
Hyderabad, Oct 17 : Telangana Chief Minister K.Chandrashekar Rao Friday requested the Tata Group to invest about Rs.30,000 to 40,000 crore for an integrated development of Hyderabad and making it a world-class smart city.
Visakhapatnam (Andhra Pradesh), Oct.17 : Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N. Chandrababu Naidu said Friday that cyclone-ravaged Visakhapatnam would experience normalcy soon and added that its battered infrastructure would be restored.
Hyderabad, Oct 17 : The Andhra Pradesh government has appealed to people to donate generously to Chief Minister's Relief Fund for relief, restoration and rehabilitation in the state's cyclone-hit areas.
New Delhi, Oct 16 : Mobile operators are working jointly to restore mobile connectivity in the affected areas of Andhra Pradesh's Vizag after the devastating cyclone Hudhud, the Cellular Operators' Association of India (COAI) said here Thursday.
Vishakhapatnam, Oct. 15 : The armed forces on Wednesday stated that they will now focus their relief operations in Vishakhapatnam, the worst affected district by Cyclone Hudhud, which hit the Indian coast on Sunday. The relief operations, under the code-name 'Op Lehar', will see relief material, especially food packets and readymade food airlifted by aircrafts and helicopters of the Indian Air Force (IAF) from Vijayawada and Rajamundry. In addition, three community kitchens are also being run by naval authorities at Visakhapatnam and two each at Bhimunipatnam, Arakapalli, Visakhapatnam Airport and Seetamdhra. The roads from the Vishakhapatnam Naval Base and Bhimunipatnam to Visakhapatnam city have now been cleared with the help of army and naval teams. The clearance of the arterial roads from Visakhapatnam city to NH-5 is under progress. The naval airfield at INS Dega and the naval port are now fully functional. So far, the army has rescued a total of 272 people and the IAF has flown a total of 50 sorties to airlift 144.5 tonnes of relief material to Visakhapatnam and other affected areas. On Tuesday, Prime Minister Narendra Modi had arrived in Vishakhapatnam to review the rescue and relief work in the wake of the cyclone's devastation in the state, which has left at least 24 people dead. He also announced a package of Rs two lakh to the families of the deceased and Rs 50,000 to the injured.
Visakhapatnam, Oct 15 : Focusing on relief work in the aftermath of cyclone Hudhud, the armed forces are now focusing on distributing relief material, specially food packets, in the worst effected areas in Visakhapatnam.
Chennai, Oct 15 : Director Vijay Kumar Konda, who is currently awaiting the release of Telugu romantic-comedy Oka Laila Kosam, hopes that his film will surpass the success of the recent blockbuster Manam.
Visakhapatnam, Oct 15 : Normalcy is slowly returning to this port city Wednesday, three days after it was battered by cyclonic storm as authorities intensified relief operations with focus on provision of essential commodities.
Vishakhapatnam, Oct. 14 : Prime Minister Narendra Modi arrived in Vishakhapatnam on Tuesday to review the rescue and relief work in the wake of Cyclone Hudhud's devastation in Andhra Pradesh, which has left at least 24 people dead.
New Delhi, Oct 14 : Navy Chief Admiral R.K. Dhowan Tuesday took stock of the relief work by the navy in the aftermath of cyclone Hudhud which hit Andhra Pradesh's Visakhapatnam city and other coastal areas.
Hyderabad, Oct 14 : Popular Telugu film actors Pawan Kalyan and Ram Charan Teja have come forward to make donations to the Chief Minister's Relief Fund for the victims of cyclone Hudhud which battered Andhra Pradesh coast Sunday.